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Doris Jane (Hixson) Meyers

September 22, 1940 ~ February 4, 2021 (age 80)




Doris Jane (Hixson) Meyers, 80, formerly of Wooddale Pennsylvania, passed away from COVID-19 on Thursday, February 4th, 2021 in Columbia, South Carolina.

Doris was born September 22nd, 1940 to the late Elmer and Ella Jean (Wiltrout) Hixson. She was married to the late Thomas J. Meyers on March 3rd, 1961 and cherished 32 happy years together. Doris graduated from the Virginia Institute of Technology as a medical assistant and worked at Frick Hospital on the floor and the ER. She loved to bake, shop and most of all spend time with her grandpuppies and grandbabies.

She will be sadly missed by her family and her memory treasured by her daughters Audrey Boyer and Larry Martin of Lexington, SC, Virginia Meyers of Summerville, SC, Theresa Gardner and her husband James of Georgia, and her son Thomas J. Meyers Jr. and his wife Nancy of Georgia; her grandchildren Alicia Nelson and her husband Josh, Matthew Gardner, Joshua Royer and his husband Stephan Chundy, Austin Gardner, Rachel Meyers, and Sarah Jane Meyers; her great grandchildren Maddy Boyer, Rylee Boyer, Liam Nelson, and Willow Nelson; and her siblings Ray Hixson and his wife Resa, Betty Mardis and her late husband Ronald, Bernard Hixson and his wife Jenny, Robert Hixson, Dwayne Hixson and his late wife Linda, and Patty Etling Morris and her late husband James.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her loving husband Thomas J. Meyers of Jeanette, PA, her brother Harry Hixson, her son in law James J Boyer, and her grandson James J Boyer Jr.

As per the wishes of the family and the conditions of COVID-19, there will be no funeral services.

Inurnment will take place in Green Lick Cemetery at the convenience of the family.

Local arrangements for Doris have been entrusted to the Frank Kapr Funeral Home, Inc. 417 Pittsburgh St. Scottdale, Pa. 15683.

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